Gandhi Institute Hosts 'Conversations on Race'
A dialogue on race issues and racism is planned from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, October 10, in the Community Room, Douglass Building 407. The series has been running for the past few years with over 70 unique dialogues. Conversations are facilitated, but never inhibited. All perspectives are welcome.
Resume and CV Writing Workshop
Joseph Schmitthenner, life sciences career coach for the Center for Professional Development, will present a resume and CV writing workshop from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, October 12, in the Combined Northeastern Room (1-9525 & 1-9535), Medical Center. Attendees are encouraged (although not required) to bring laptops and working drafts of their CVs.
UHS Holds Flu Vaccine Clinic
University Health Service is holding a campus-wide flu vaccine clinic from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, October 13
, in the Goergen Athletic Center on the River Campus. The clinic is open to all students, staff, and faculty. No appointments are needed. Bring your insurance card to the clinic. The cost of the flu shot will be billed to your health insurance. The Aetna Student Health insurance plan covers the full cost of the flu vaccine. Direct questions to email@example.com
Lecture on the Opioid Epidemic
Andrew Fields, a fellow in addiction medicine at the Medical Center, will present “The Opioid Epidemic: Where Are We, How Did We Get Here, and Where Are We Going?” as part of the Public Health Grand Rounds series from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, October 21, in Helen Wood Hall Auditorium.
National Nursing Leaders to Speak at Summit
Students considering a career in the health care field are invited to learn about the doctor of nursing practice degree at a summit hosted by the School of Nursing. National leaders in the field will discuss the movement toward the degree as the standard for advanced practice nursing and the value of DNP-prepared nurses. The event will run from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, October 28
, in Helen Wood Hall. Click here for more information and to register
Go Green: Annual E-Cycle Day Approaches
E-Cycle Day is an opportunity for students, faculty, staff, and affiliates of the University to safely and conveniently recycle unwanted personal electronics. The event will be held from 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, November 11
, in Zone 3 South (Park Lot). Read more...
Upcoming Doctoral Dissertation Defenses
- Molly Jaynes, translational biomedical science, “Motor Sequence Performance and Pattern Awareness: Impact of Dystonia,” Monday, October 10, 9 a.m., Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1W-304). Advisor: Jonathan Mink
- Madeline Sofia, microbiology and immunology, “Coordinated Regulation of Virulence, Motility, Biofilm and Stress Response Phenotypes in Type Three Secretion System Positive Vibrio Cholerae,” Thursday, October 13, 2 p.m., Auditorium K307 (3-6408). Advisor: Michelle Dziejman
- Arian Shoari, electrical engineering, "Localization of a Non-Cooperative Target with Distributed Binary Observations," Friday, October 14, 9:30 a.m., Computer Studies Building Room 426. Advisor: Mark Bocko